Lid state problem on Toshiba Satellite laptop
clanlaw at googlemail.com
Thu Aug 4 08:46:14 UTC 2011
Can anyone help with this?
On 2 August 2011 08:47, Colin Law <clanlaw at googlemail.com> wrote:
> I am seeing this bug  on my Toshiba Satellite A100. The
> fundamental problem is that if I close the lid to suspend and then
> open it to resume then the lid state does not return to open (as
> reported by cat /proc/acpi/button/lid/LID/state), so that suspend only
> works once. There is a workaround in the bug with a modified DSTD
> file but I don't know whether this will still be valid for Natty.
> Also I am not sure what to do with the file, googling led me to 
> which seems to suggest it needs to be incorporated into the kernel. I
> would be very grateful if someone knowledgeable in these areas could
> have a quick look and give me some pointers.
>  https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/34389
>  http://acpi.sourceforge.net/dsdt/index.php
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